Reserves and Resources
Fresnillo plc attributable consolidated mineral reserves and resources
Proven and probable reserves
A measure of the quality of the Group's operating assets and our ability to extend the life of operating mines at profitable levels. Our goal is to have 650 million ounces of silver and 7.5 million ounces of gold in reserves by 2018.
Total Resources (attributable)
Quantifies measured, indicated and inferred resources at all our assets; an indicator of the Group's growth potential and ability to discover and develop new ore bodies.
*Source: Fresnillo 2016 Annual Report - Proven and probable reserves and total resources.